This is a journal of images by California photographer Skip Moss. The places, people, and events caught through my lens. Photographs of the Central Coast and mountains of California, the landscapes of the Western U.S. and travels abroad.
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Rain, Finally Rain

California, specifically the Central Coast of California, finally received some long awaited Pacific storms November 28th and 29th.
Waiting and watching at the shore is always a great time.
Hoping for more as the season gets started.

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The Evening between storms, Moonstone Beach

Evening Cloudbreak

Incoming rain bands, mid-morning.

Passing shadows at Santa Rosa Creek, Cambria

 Gulls fly on a 30 knot wind pushing the squalls

High tides and a large swell North of Moonstone Beach.


lives on the Central Coast of California. These photographs are an attempt to share the story of a place, a person, a moment as it happens. Sit back, take a deep breath, and spend some time enjoying the images.